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A Retrospective Evaluation of Challenges in Urethral Stricture Management in a Tertiary Care Centre of a Poor Resource Community

Abimbola Olaniyi Olajide 1 , Folakemi Olajumoke Olajide 2 , * , Oladapo Adedayo Kolawole 1 , Ismaila Oseni 1 and Adewale Idowu Ajayi 3
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1 Department of Surgery, Ladoke Akintola University of Technology, Ogbomoso, Nigeria
2 Department of Community Medicine, Obafemi Awolowo University, Ile-Ife, Nigeria
3 Department of Radiology, Ladoke Akintola University of Technology, Ogbomoso, Nigeria
Article information
  • Nephro-Urology Monthly: November 01, 2013, 5 (5); 974-977
  • Published Online: November 13, 2013
  • Article Type: Research Article
  • Received: June 25, 2013
  • Revised: July 22, 2013
  • Accepted: July 31, 2013
  • DOI: 10.5812/numonthly.13053

To Cite: Olajide A O, Olajide F O, Kolawole O A, Oseni I, Ajayi A I. A Retrospective Evaluation of Challenges in Urethral Stricture Management in a Tertiary Care Centre of a Poor Resource Community, Nephro-Urol Mon. 2013 ; 5(5):974-977. doi: 10.5812/numonthly.13053.

Abstract
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1. Background
2. Objectives
3. Patients and Methods
4. Results
5. Discussion
Acknowledgements
Footnotes
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